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Body Immortal photo
June 10, 2013 | Fiction

Body Immortal

Sequoia Nagamatsu

The scientist entered the mansion through a secret passage, and the dictator and his staff gave him DNA samples and told him to make... more

A Phan's Notes: Rooting for Laundry photo
June 8, 2013 | A Phan's Notes

A Phan's Notes: Rooting for Laundry

Justin St. Germain

The Phillies recently came to Phoenix, the closest pro baseball city to me, for a four-game set on... more

Astronauts photo
June 7, 2013 | Fiction

Astronauts

Dana Diehl

Things they never tell you when your husband leaves the planet: It’ll happen faster in real-life than it does on TV. 10, 9,... more

The Gore and the Splatter (an excerpt) photo
June 7, 2013 | Fiction

The Gore and the Splatter (an excerpt)

Adam Novy

In 2010, we published Adam Novy's The Avian Gospels as two volumes, kind of Old and New... more

The Avian Gospels book trailer photo
June 6, 2013 |

The Avian Gospels book trailer

In 2010, we published Adam Novy's The Avian Gospels as two volumes, kind of Old and New Testament... more

3 Poems photo
June 6, 2013 | Poetry

3 Poems

Casandra Lopez

  Where Bullet Breaks Come– See where Bullet broke Brother, see where I break where we split into before and... more

Adam Levin recommends The Avian Gospels photo
June 5, 2013 |

Adam Levin recommends The Avian Gospels

In 2010, we published Adam Novy's The Avian Gospels as two volumes, kind of Old and New... more

Adam Novy on Plot: Skyfall photo
June 4, 2013 | movie reviews

Adam Novy on Plot: Skyfall

Adam Novy

Some thoughts on the plot of the newest Bond movie, Skyfall.

HAPPY ROCK, a photo essay photo
June 4, 2013 | Nonfiction

HAPPY ROCK, a photo essay

Matthew Simmons

Here is one photo for each story in my story collection, Happy Rock. It is available now.  All the stories... more

Water Burial photo
June 3, 2013 | Fiction

Water Burial

Megan Cummins

Dee had pregnant friends back home. She had missed their weddings and now she would miss the births of their children. She felt left... more

excerpt from The Avian Gospels (ch. 33) photo
June 3, 2013 | Fiction

excerpt from The Avian Gospels (ch. 33)

Adam Novy

In 2010, we published Adam Novy's The Avian Gospels as two volumes, kind of Old and New Testament style.... more

Crib Notes: My Experience Reading Taipei by Tao Lin photo
June 1, 2013 | Nonfiction

Crib Notes: My Experience Reading Taipei by Tao Lin

Elizabeth Ellen

on page 97, between sections that detail time Paul and Erin spend in Ohio with “Calvin” and “Maggie” (Jordan Castro and Mallory Whitten), I wrote: Manson Family, in large black letters.

Love Poem photo
May 31, 2013 | Poetry

Love Poem

Caleb Curtiss

  Saw a dog today on my way to the bar that made me wish we hadn’t put Eileen to sleep, but then it was on to meet... more

Daddy's Home photo
May 31, 2013 | Fiction

Daddy's Home

David Ohle

Jerry’s Daddy, looking half dead, sat in the kitchen smoking a Camel and sketching comic faces on a napkin with a stubby... more

3 Poems photo
May 30, 2013 | Poetry

3 Poems

Gabby Bess

Look at me falling in love with fallible bodies.
Look at me performing emotional labor...

Visqueen photo
May 30, 2013 | Fiction

Visqueen

Schuler Benson

Jesse come in from the spot across the way where Daddy had him throw the last of the matchboxes. Daddy let Jesse carry em cause they was... more

3 Poems photo
May 29, 2013 | Poetry

3 Poems

Katharine Rauk

  A Preamble to an Explanation of You It was like I worked in a Popsicle factory but had never tasted the color red. I... more

Into the Milking Den photo
May 29, 2013 | Fiction

Into the Milking Den

Keith Rebec

When we arrived at our new place on Plankton, the first thing I noticed was all the cages in the neighbor’s yard. Rows... more

2 Poems photo
May 28, 2013 | Poetry

2 Poems

Katelyn Kiley

  Sticky Fingers Mick Jagger I want you to pry the top off this maple syrup for me while I flip the pancakes—I... more

The Annotated Mix-Tape, #35 photo
May 28, 2013 | Nonfiction

The Annotated Mix-Tape, #35

Joshua Harmon

FLYING SAUCER ATTACK: “Beach Red Lullaby” (b/w “Second Hour,” 7. single, Planet,... more

3 Poems photo
May 27, 2013 | Poetry

3 Poems

Matthew Savoca

  poem in the morning this farmer's tan is not going to go away all by itself but what can i do about it? go to... more

Wrack and Ruin photo
May 27, 2013 | Fiction

Wrack and Ruin

Sacha Siskonen

Greg had always suspected that had Hitler managed to get into art school, he would have become the Thomas Kinkade of his time. Did it... more

The Abridged, Essential Counting Crows Fact Sheet photo
May 24, 2013 | Fiction

The Abridged, Essential Counting Crows Fact Sheet

Dillon J. Welch

  “They paved paradise / and put up a parking lot / which was a public  ... more

4 Poems photo
May 24, 2013 | Poetry

4 Poems

Kendra Grant Malone

  After a Late Night Outcall (Creepy Enough to Care) my feet are so warm I shouldn't have worn my felt boots I... more

BLOODJOY 2011 photo
May 23, 2013 | Poetry

BLOODJOY 2011

Daniel Bailey

 to the right of my heart a button ° if you see the button press deeply into me I am shining brilliantly on my way down... more

You Want to Be with People and You Want to Be Alone: Matthew Savoca interviewed by Sam Moss photo
May 23, 2013 | Interview

You Want to Be with People and You Want to Be Alone: Matthew Savoca interviewed by Sam Moss

Sam Moss

  Matthew Savoca has placed himself as a... more

3 Poems photo
May 22, 2013 | Poetry

3 Poems

Stephanie Barber

again andy is crying.
all the days he is crying.

Scragmauled photo
May 22, 2013 | Fiction

Scragmauled

James Warner

This was a burlesque theater, a two-bit operation that could barely pay off the racketeers and the cops  a place to come into... more

4 Poems photo
May 21, 2013 | Poetry

4 Poems

Timothy Willis Sanders

  An Interview #1 Vibe Magazine: Why haven’t you shot yourself in the head? Aaliyah: My mother sits in her padded... more

The Bitter Librarian Ties One On photo
May 21, 2013 | Fiction

The Bitter Librarian Ties One On

Tom Noyes

When the governor’s budget cuts hit Eisenhower Middle School, the library’s one of the first targets... more